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North Carolina native Barry Richburg selected as next principal of Yates Elementary School

A seasoned educator with experience in two of the nation’s top-rated school districts will be the next principal of Yates Elementary School, Fayette County Public Schools Superintendent Manny Caulk has announced. With the selection of Barry Richburg, a North Carolina native who coincidentally served as principal of Yates Mill Elementary School in Raleigh, all of the leadership openings in the district...

Jefferson County principal is rewarded for dedication and service to school, students

  Allyson Vitato, principal at Breckinridge-Franklin Elementary School in the Jefferson County public school district, is Kentucky’s newest recipient of the Milken Family Foundation National Educator Award and $25,000.   Education Commissioner Terry Holliday; Jefferson County Superintendent Donna Hargens; Milken Education Awards senior vice president Dr. Jane Foley and other dignitaries...